EJS Begins Study of Racial Disparities in Elder Care

Last year, the Equal Justice Society was awarded cy pres funds to develop continuing education curriculum and training models for nursing home administrators and care providers in an effort to address racial disparities in nursing home care. The cy pres award was made possible with the guidance and assistance of W. Timothy Needham with Janssen […]
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AB 86 would mandate independent investigation of police shootings in California

The issue of police violence and police accountability is urgent. One recent study indicates that a Black person is shot by a police officer every 28 hours in this country. Prosecutions are extremely rare and convictions rarer still with thousands of civilians killed, according to a Washington Post analysis released earlier last week. While most […]
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EJS welcomes Kelly McCreary, Michael Harris to our Board of Directors

Mona Tawatao, Chair of the Equal Justice Society Board of Directors, Eva Paterson, and everyone here at EJS welcome Kelly McCreary and Michael Harris as new board members. Learn more about them below. “Transforming race consciousness through the arts is a key part our mission at EJS,” said Eva Paterson, President of the Equal Justice […]
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